how easy it is to be happy, if we think to. decide to. john cusack said it right, "why can't you be in a good mood? how hard is it to decide to be in a good mood and be in a good mood once in a while?" - Lloyd Dobler (in the film Say [...]


because we can

in the end, we don't know how we began. i guess, we sort of do. in however you decide. but despite this, we move forward. without knowing. really. how. we take steps to not stagnant. we drink water to stay alive. we dream to be happy. in the end, we don't know how we began. [...]

like vanilla and strawberry ice-cream

an epiphany appears suddenly, so naturally it melts itself onto my skin, inside my veins, pumping through my organs. naturally, like laughing without thought or closing my eyes when I am tired. excitement and happiness swirls together like vanilla and strawberry ice-cream on a cone. they coalesce into one delicious treat as the sun shines [...]

some home cookin’ VI

Been cooking a lot more lately. Can you tell this is because of the colder season? (use your mouse to hover over the image to see the name of the food dish) I usually cook udon noodles in a soup, but it's really good in a stir-fry, too. Also, I was afraid of cooking eggplant.. [...]

i am nice

inspired by Crumpled Paper Cranes' Five Hundred Cats project *this sweet cat got adopted, so it was bittersweet, I'm sure s/he's loved wherever s/he is. a friend & protector, her/his motto: do not trespass without ask. cute also comes with claws. my favorite of all the others. their sweetness filled the room, quickly, s/he found [...]

take a walk with me

The following photographs were taken at my local pond/hiking area last summer. I took more focus on how exceptionally beautiful it was that day and decided to document a few things about it and post some reflections. I also took some video footage of the peaceful waves and ducks taking their time in the water [...]